Yolanda

Remarkable Women: Helping Yolanda-hit city with solar power

2019-03-26T14:47:18+08:0006 Mar 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |

(Posted on Early Edition on ANC, March 06, 2019)

MANILA — Women are helping Tacloban City rebuild from Super Typhoon Haiyan by installing solar panels.

“Recharge Pilipinas” not only helps bring renewable energy to the mainstream, it gives the typhoon-prone communities a power source during disasters.

A brighter and greener future after Yolanda

2019-06-11T15:18:33+08:0012 Sep 2015|Tags: , , , , , , |

 

by Lottie Salarda
Originally published in Manilatimes.net

The use of solar power and other renewable energy sources, like solar or wind, is not common to the people of Eastern Visayas, until typhoon Yolanda hit the region November 2013.

Several international organizations donated solar lamps to families living in tent cities and shanties. The […]

Mother’s kindness inspires heroism

2019-06-11T14:45:58+08:0031 Aug 2015|Tags: , , , , , , |

Gigie Cruz, text and photos, with a report by Red Constantino
Originally published in ABS-CBN News.com

Mother’s kindness inspires heroism A mural of heroes featuring Corporal Anjantte Obligado, Lottie Salarda, Joaquin Corrigidor, at the Re-Charge Tacloban project site, a solar energy and sustainable services training facility in […]